A Mining Engineer earns an average salary of C$78,242 per year. A skill in Strategic Planning is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$57,527 - C$117,168
C$58K
C$79K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$78,654
10%
50%
90%
C$14.19 - C$148
C$14
C$39
C$150
MEDIAN: C$38.88
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$122K
Salary C$57,527 - C$117,168
Bonus C$2,009 - C$23,672
Profit Sharing C$487 - C$8,109
Commission C$19,653
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$58,806 - C$122,292
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 182
Hourly Data C$0C$147
Hourly Rate C$14.19 - C$148
Overtime C$44.60 - C$92.69
Annual Data C$0C$122K
Bonus C$2,009 - C$23,672
Commission C$19,653
Profit Sharing C$487 - C$8,109
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$58,806 - C$122,292
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Mining Engineer

Mine engineers work primarily for mining companies and provide technical support and directions for their operations. They also provide estimates relevant to mining construction and are involved with capital/expense projects and equipment selection for the company's mining operations.

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Mining Engineer Tasks

  • Manage mine operations from supply procurement to project management.
  • Provide calculations and reports about supplies, reserves and operations.
  • Improve productivity and costs in areas like ore blending, safety and drilling/blasting.

Mining Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Mining Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Mining Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Mining Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Mining Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$79,000 based on 58 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mining Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$106,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Mining Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$105,000 based on 15 salaries. A Mining Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$152,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$83,985

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Key Stats for Mining Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Mining Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲80%

▲26%

Experienced
▲26%

National Average
C$84,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Mining Engineer Salaries

Strategic Planning
▲21%


National Average
C$84,000

▼4%

Engineering Design
▼5%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 9%